Nighthawk X4S Tri-Band WiFi Range Extender

AC2200 Nighthawk® X4S Wall-Plug Tri-Band WiFi Range Extender

Model: EX7500

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World's First Tri-band Wall-Plug WiFi Range Extender

Nighthawk® X4S Tri-band WiFi Range Extender with Patented FastLane3 Technology boosts your home’s WiFi so you can now high speed Internet everywhere in your home. Unlike other extenders, the Nighthawk X4S keeps the same WiFi name and password you already have so you’ll enjoy seamless WiFi like never before. Go room-to-room while streaming video or on a video call without interruption or needing to restart. FastLane3 technology delivers up to 100% performance boost compared to typical extenders by creating a dedicated wireless link to your WiFi. Nighthawk Mesh technology powers the Nighthawk X4S to boost your existing WiFi with high-performance, seamless WiFi at the push of a button.

Without changing your ISP router or gateway, you can now experience ultimate whole-home WiFi coverage.



AC2200 Tri -band WiFi with combined speeds up to 2.2Gbps


Get the whole-home connectivity you need for iPads®, smartphones, laptops, & more. Boost the range of your WiFi network to every corner of your home for maximum WiFi performance.

Four high-performance internal antennas increase range


Simple browser installation—great for mobile devices

Push ‘N’ Connect using WPS

Power on/off button


Wi-Fi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2–PSK) and WEP


More Speed and Range without Bandwidth Drop

Tri-band technology with Patented FastLane3 Technology provides high-speed WiFi connection to your devices by maximizing the available bandwidth.

Enjoy the benefit of connecting the extender to your WiFi devices in the dedicated 5GHz band without reducing the extender bandwidth.


No More Switching WiFi Network Names

Nighthawk X4S creates a seamless network throughout your home by using the same WiFi network name (SSID) as your router.

Your WiFi devices like the smartphones and laptops will remain connected to the same network name as you move around your house and yard.

Other extenders create separate WiFi network name (SSID) than the router’s WiFi, causing disconnect and reconnect.


Seamless Coverage for Your Mobile Devices

Smart Roaming intelligently connects your mobile devices to the optimal WiFi for 4K streaming, surfing and more. Now you can enjoy uninterrupted streaming on YouTube or Netflix, even as you move around the house.

Smart Roaming is designed for devices that support the 802.11k standard.

Works with Your WiFi Router or ISP Gateway

Not getting enough WiFi from your Internet Service Provider (ISP) equipment? EX7500 WiFi Mesh Extender with Nighthawk Mesh Technology boosts your existing WiFi with high-performance, seamless WiFi at the push of a button.

Technical Specifications

  • WiFi Technology

    • 802.11ac

  • WiFi Performance

    • AC2200

  • WiFi Band

    • AC2200† WiFi

    • Band 1: 400Mbps @2.4GHz - 256QAM

    • Band 2: 866Mbps @5GHz - 256QAM

    • Band 3: 866Mbps @5GHz - 256QAM


    • Wall Plug


    • AC2200 WiFi with combined speeds up to 2.2Gbps

    • Dedicated WiFi link to router avoids cutting the extended WiFi bandwidth in half

    • Smart Roaming connects your mobile devices to the best available WiFi

    • One WiFi Name for your whole home

    • Works with any router to extend your existing WiFi

    • Four high-performance internal antennas increase range

    • MU-MIMO for simultaneous streaming of data to multiple devices

    • Powerful quad-core processor for optimal wireless and wired performance

    • Smart Connect intelligently selects optimal WiFi band for every device


    • Simple browser installation—great for mobile devices

    • Push `N’ Connect using WPS1

    • Power on/off button

  • Security

    • Wi-Fi Protected Access® (WPA/WPA2–PSK) and WEP



    • AC2200 Nighthawk® X4S Tri-band Range Extender (EX7500)

    • Quick start guide

  • Physical Specifications

    • Dimensions: 3.3 x 3.0 x 6.34 in (83.82 x 76.2 x 161.04 mm)

    • Weight: 0.67lb (0.304kg)

  • Standards

    • IEEE® 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz

    • IEEE® 802.11 a/n/ac 5GHz

    • IEEE® 802.11 k

  • System Requirements

    • 2.4 and/or 5GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac wireless router or gateway

    • Microsoft® Internet Explorer 8.0, Firefox® 20, Safari® 5.1, Google Chrome 25.0 browsers or higher

1 Works with devices supporting Wi-Fi Protected Setup® (WPS).

† Data throughput, signal range, and wireless coverage per sq. ft. are not guaranteed and may vary due to differences in operating environments of wireless networks, including without limitation building materials and wireless interference. Specifications are subject to change without notice. The product may not be compatible with routers or gateways with firmware that has been altered, is based on open source programs, or is non-standard or outdated.

Ideal Uses

In a Dead Zone? Not Anymore.

Eliminate WiFi dead zones and enjoy seamless WiFi connectivity and signal strength from your living room to backyard.

Enjoy Life in the Fast Lane.

With FastLane3 Technology, use both WiFi bands to establish one super high-speed connection; ideal for HD streaming and gaming.

WiFi Everywhere.

Plug into any outlet and give your existing WiFi coverage a boost in any room with the same network name (SSID).


Optimize Your WiFi Network

Before you set up your WiFi Range Extender, download NETGEAR’s WiFi Analytics App to test WiFi strength in rooms throughout your home, helping you identify where your coverage is weakest. Once you’ve installed your WiFi extender, use the app once again to test signal strength and see how your network speed has improved.

The WiFi Analytics App can:

  • Help optimize your home network
  • Check network status
  • Monitor signal strength
  • Identify WiFi channels with the least traffic and interference 

NETGEAR Warranty

This product is backed by a NETGEAR limited 1-year Hardware Warranty.

24/7 basic technical support provided for 90 days from purchase date, when purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller.